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Parker, Colorado
Reviewed 1 July 2011

I took my two daughters (14 and 11) to the Sandos Playacar resort in June and I have to say that the people who staffed the resort were top notch and extremely hard working. Every employee we had contact with was very eager to smile, friendly and helpful. Our Hacienda Junior Suite with the select upgrade was very nice as...

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Queen Creek, Arizona
Reviewed 30 June 2011

We got the February "too good to be true" deal on Travelocity for this resort. But it wasn't!! We didn't know what to expect but It really was fantastic!! We went the first two weeks of June 2011. The staff was wonderful and friendly. The food and drinks great. The beach was AMAZING. Resort quite nice. The rooms were fine....

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New York, NY
Reviewed 30 June 2011

So our trip started out awful with 2 canceled flights and 1 piece of luggage that didn't make the connecting flight. Once we got to the resort, I was so relieved that we made it that I didn't mind the poor front desk service that we received on check-in. We arrived at about 4pm, and our room wasn't ready yet,...

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Howell, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 June 2011

Just returned on Monday from a 6 night stay at Sandos. We were celebrating our 20th wedding anniversary with my 3 children...ages 13, 9 and 7 and my parents. Let's start out by saying that we stayed in the Riviera section of the hotel, and yes, the rooms are gorgeous, but the whole section and rooms are geared more towards...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 June 2011

We just returned home from vacation last night, and this is by far one of our best family vacations yet. We stayed for two weeks, and can`t wait to return. first off, the entertainment staff were excellent. Pedro and Victor especially. The buffet was definitely better than what should be expected at an all inclusive, and the al a cartes...

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texas
Reviewed 27 June 2011

We stayed at this resort from June 10-17. It was an awesome vacation. We travel with three other frineds every year. Typically always to Mexico and always to an all inclusive. This resort went above and beyond our expectations. First of all we received an amazing price, so i guess you could say our expectations were a little low. But...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 27 June 2011

I traveled with husband, brother and his wife from 6/18/11-6/25/11. Fantastic time all the way. Accommodations We stayed in rooms 2103 and 2104 closed to the beach and pool, but not that close as to being able to hear the noise from the activities. We had very quiet rooms and the maid did a good job keeping the room clean...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 27 June 2011

I enjoyed my stay June 20-24 2011 (Mon-Fri) with two female friends... We found the hotel to be very clean, the staff friendly, and the beach beautiful. The only thing I would change on a return visit would be: *book ahead a hotel shuttle to and from the airport *book ahead dinner reservations at the resort restaurants *possibly car rental,...

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St. Louis
Reviewed 26 June 2011

We just returned last night from a full week at Sandos Playacar - we traveled with a group of 10 (6 adults and 4 children ages 8 - 12). I have been reading reviews on Sandos since January and can say that most of them were spot on. I don't know how anyone can write a negative review on this...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 25 June 2011

Our family of four had a nice trip. While the rooms were not the greatest, the good far out weighed the bad. The hotel is split into two sections with most of the activity happening down at the "meeting point." It seemed like they combnedtwo hotels, but I'm not sure and it didn't take anything away from the trip. The...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa is an all-Inclusive hotel in Playa del Carmen with both family and adult sections. We are ideally located on a magnificent white sandy beach in the gated community of Playacar, within walking distance to downtown Playa and Fifth Avenue. Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa is located only forty-five minutes from the Cancun International Airport, and the pier serving ferries to Cozumel is a short distance from our property.Playacar is a private, master-planned community situated on the southern edge of downtown Playa del Carmen. Guests at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa enjoy this exclusive community’s impressive infrastructure, including an 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Von Hagge, the Xaman-Ha Aviary, pristine biking paths, and Mayan ruins, accessible to the public for hiking.Riviera Maya is a protected region where many remaining artifacts from the fascinating Mayan civilization can be found. Surrounded by Mayan archeological zones, such as those at Tulum, Coba, and Chicen-Itza, this Playa del Carmen hotel successfully preserves a strong sense of Mayan culture onsite, adding an authentic feel and flavor to the vacation experience in Playacar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

Address: Paseo Xaman-Ha | Manzana 1, Lote 1 Fracc.Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: €204 - €489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandos Playacar Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 819
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Also Known As:
Sandos Playacar Beach Hotel
Hotel Sandos Playacar Beach
Beach Playacar Resort Sandos
Sandos Playacar Resort
Sandos Playa Del Carmen
Gala Resort Playacar
Sandos Gala Playacar
Sandos Playacar Mexico
Sandos Resort
Playacar Sandos
Hotel Style:
#30 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#38 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#41 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#43 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#55 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Definitely request rooms closer to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles jessicamF1338PU, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had a pool view and it was great”
 of 5 bubbles Rockyreward, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you want an ocean view don't stay in the Junior Suite.”
 of 5 bubbles 347raquelh, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The beach front rooms need an upgrade but loved being close to the beach and all activities.”
 of 5 bubbles ZumbawithGloria, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Riviera Junior Suite Select Club Adults only corner room lobby/pool side view. Nice room and good features. Very comfortable beds.”
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